Organic wild collection in forests

Project: Research project

Project Details

Description (abstract)

Organic wild collection in forests project aims to get permanent organic wild collection areas in South Savo and increase current areas. The project will inform organic certification of wilf collec-tion and find out its relevance for non-wood production and processing and tourism. The project will be carried out in area of South Savo by the University of Helsinki Ruralia Institute 04.08.2015 - 31.12.2016 cooperation with The Finnish Forest Centre.

The target groups are the forest owners, processors of natural products, and natural, tourism and wellness industry entrepreneurs, who have the opportunity to take advantage of organic certifica-tion in South Savo.
Effective start/end date04/08/201531/05/2018